Detective Branch of Dhaka Metropolitan Police arrested BNP’s newly appointed Joint Secretary General Aslam Chowdhury from the capital for his alleged involvement to hatch conspiracy for toppling down the government in association with the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad .Talking to The Independent at 7:51pm, deputy commissioner (media) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police, confirmed the arrests and said, the DB team is on the way to DB Minto Road headquarters with the BNP leader.
Sheikh Nazmul Alam, deputy commissioner of Detective Branch of police told The Independent that a team of DB (North), getting secrete , a team of DB arrested Aslam from a house at Kuril Bishwa Road around 6pm yesterday.
DB also arrested Aslam’s two other associates, a driver and his personnel assistant.
We arrested him for his alleged conspiracy against Bangladesh with Israeli spy agency Mossad,” he added.
Joint Commissioner(DB) of the DMP Abdul Baten told this correspondent at 8:06pm that as Aslam would be produced before a Dhaka Court tomorrow( Monday).
The BNP leader was arrested within hours of imposition of a travel ban on him.
Addressing a press conference earlier in the day at the CMP headquarters, Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) Commissioner Iqbal Bahar said Aslam Chowdhury would be arrested wherever he is found.